Tallinn Creative Hub / Kultuurikatel is a foundation and a platform for networking and knowledge dissemination. As a platform it has a mission to stimulate partnerships, knowledge transfer and establish good contacts. It also aims to broad European network for creating synergy between various cultural trends and organizations as well as creative industries and businesses. It is a grid of communication and concept building with a practical value in interdisciplinary cluster projects, research on creative industry and new economy models. The Hub also encourages programs of informal education, event promotion, consulting seminars and innovation oriented workshops.
Parallely it provides the physical space in the 10 000 square meter former power and heating plant in Tallinn. This space serves as a working place for different studios, black boxes, galleries, rooms with future development capabilities and public attractions like restaurants, shops and tourist centers. In addition, it can be used for smaller workshops, seminars or large performing art shows and day-to-day festivals. The Foundation worked on establishing and encouraging people to participate in the creation of the Tallin as the Capital of Culture in 2011. The preparation and formulation of the cultural program of the event was assisted by the Foundation Tallinn 2011.Tags: creative economy, cultural and creative industries, cultural consultancy, Cultural Cooperation in Europe, cultural infrastructures, cultural projects, cultural research, culture and communication, Estonia